Brian Scott-Smith

Invasive Spotted Lanternfly Spotted In Connecticut

23 hours ago
Photo courtesy of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station

An invasive and damaging bug called the Spotted Lanternfly, originally from China and India, has been detected in Greenwich and West Haven.

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The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station has received $3.2 million in funding from the FDA to research food defense projects covering human and animal food.

New London Firefighters Receive $300K FEMA Grant

Sep 3, 2020
New London, Connecticut, City Hall
Susan Haigh / Associated Press

The New London Fire Department in Connecticut has been awarded a federal grant of just over $300,000 from FEMA.

J. Scott Applewhite / AP

U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal and leaders of Connecticut’s entertainment industry gathered outside the city’s Bushnell Performing Arts Center this week to bring awareness to the state’s music and event venues impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Irwin Gratz / Maine Public Radio

The Connecticut Port Authority has tapped John Henshaw as their new executive director, following the resignation of Evan Matthews amid investigations of financial irregularities at the organization.